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French-Israeli Environmental Research Satellite Set for Launch This Summer

JNS.org - The construction of Venus, Israel’s first environmental research satellite, has been completed. The satellite is set to be launched into space this summer. A...

May 28, 2017 10:41 pm

Palestinian Officials Are Frustrated With Trump’s Pro-Israel Positions, Document Reveals

Palestinian officials are frustrated with President Donald Trump’s pro-Israel positions, the Hebrew news site nrg reported on Sunday, citing a new document authored by a top Ramallah political figure. In the paper, which summarizes the diplomatic...

British Authorities Race to Uncover Terror Network Behind Deadly Manchester Bombing

British authorities are racing to round up the terror network behind the Manchester concert bombing after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed some of those involved could "potentially" still be at large. Six days after Salman Abedi...

Jewish Group Calls on US Leaders to Condemn Deadly ‘Act of Terror’ in Oregon

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on Saturday released a statement condemning Friday's attack in Portland, Oregon in which two men were killed and one seriously injured after confronting a man shouting racial slurs at two women...

May 28, 2017 9:51 am

Trump Touts Success of Overseas Trip as He Returns to Washington

President Donald Trump couldn't return home from his first foreign trip without taking a quick...

May 27, 2017 9:35 am

Manchester Attack: Hunt for Possible 2nd Bomb Under Way

Investigators have uncovered signs the suicide bomber at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester may...

May 26, 2017 2:39 pm

In Defiance of Trump Administration, Iran Vows to Forge Ahead With Ballistic Missile Development

The Islamic Republic will forge ahead with its development of ballistic missiles despite American pressure,...

May 26, 2017 10:16 am

Post-Trump Trip, US Envoy Jason Greenblatt Returns to Israel for Meetings With Netanyahu, Abbas

US Mideast envoy Jason Greenblatt returned to Israel on Thursday and met with Prime Minister...

May 26, 2017 9:47 am

Jared Kushner to Cooperate on Probes of His Russia Meetings, Lawyer Says

President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will cooperate on any probes of his...

May 28, 2017 10:41 pm

French-Israeli Environmental Research Satellite Set for Launch This Summer

JNS.org - The construction of Venus, Israel’s first environmental research satellite, has been completed. The satellite is set to be launched into space this summer. A vegetation...

May 28, 2017 11:35 am

Palestinian Officials Are Frustrated With Trump’s Pro-Israel Positions, Document Reveals

Palestinian officials are frustrated with President Donald Trump’s pro-Israel positions, the Hebrew news site nrg reported on Sunday, citing a new document authored by a...

May 28, 2017 10:05 am

British Authorities Race to Uncover Terror Network Behind Deadly Manchester Bombing

British authorities are racing to round up the terror network behind the Manchester concert bombing after Home Secretary Amber Rudd revealed some of those involved...

May 28, 2017 9:54 am

Jewish Group Calls on US Leaders to Condemn Deadly ‘Act of Terror’ in Oregon

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) on Saturday released a statement condemning Friday's attack in Portland, Oregon in which two men were killed and one seriously injured...

May 28, 2017 9:51 am

Trump Touts Success of Overseas Trip as He Returns to Washington

President Donald Trump couldn't return home from his first foreign trip without taking a quick victory lap. But even as he touted the successes of his...

May 27, 2017 9:35 am

Manchester Attack: Hunt for Possible 2nd Bomb Under Way

Investigators have uncovered signs the suicide bomber at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester may have made a second explosive device that's still missing, local...

May 26, 2017 2:39 pm

In Defiance of Trump Administration, Iran Vows to Forge Ahead With Ballistic Missile Development

The Islamic Republic will forge ahead with its development of ballistic missiles despite American pressure, an Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman declared on Thursday, the Tehran...

May 26, 2017 10:16 am

Post-Trump Trip, US Envoy Jason Greenblatt Returns to Israel for Meetings With Netanyahu, Abbas

US Mideast envoy Jason Greenblatt returned to Israel on Thursday and met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and PA President Mahmoud Abbas to follow up...

May 26, 2017 9:47 am

Jared Kushner to Cooperate on Probes of His Russia Meetings, Lawyer Says

President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will cooperate on any probes of his past meetings with Russians, his attorney said Thursday. “Mr. Kushner previously...

May 25, 2017 6:15 pm

ADL Rejects Anti-Israel Activist Linda Sarsour Over BDS, Upholds Her ‘First Amendment Right’ to Address CUNY Graduation Ceremony

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) issued a sharp rejection on Thursday of the pro-BDS positions advocated by Linda Sarsour -- the controversial Palestinian-American activist who is...

May 25, 2017 4:17 pm

Israeli Minister Meets With Oman, Qatar and Yemen Reps in Ecuador, Discusses Trump Peace Initiative

An Israeli government minister met in Ecuador this week with representatives of several nations with which the Jewish state does not have diplomatic relations --...

May 25, 2017 3:51 pm

Stanford Student Senate Funds On-Campus Speech by Jailed Palestinian Terrorist Leader Marwan Barghouti’s Son

The Stanford student senate voted to fund an on-campus speech by the son of imprisoned Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti, a campus paper reported on Wednesday. The event featuring Aarab Barghouthi, to be...

May 25, 2017 12:36 pm

New Jersey Superintendent ‘Saddened and Outraged’ After Swastika, Antisemitic Message Found in High School Bathrooms

A New Jersey district superintendent said he was "saddened and outraged" after a swastika and antisemitic message were found in two bathrooms of a Bergen County high school,...

May 25, 2017 11:59 am

Retired British Colonel Highlights Importance of UK-Israeli Intelligence Sharing After Manchester Atrocity

A former commander of British forces in Afghanistan has highlighted on Thursday the important role of Israeli intelligence sharing with UK authorities, as the investigation continues...

Features

Why Aren’t Muslim Countries Helping the Palestinians?

JNS.org - Why aren’t Muslim countries leading givers to the Palestinian cause? That question has renewed relevance after a United Nations agency’s...

Democrats, Jewish Groups and Trump Protest Palestinian Terror Payments

JNS.org - Prominent Democrats and major US Jewish organizations are joining President Donald Trump and...

Israel’s First-Ever Malt Whisky to Go on Sale in June

JNS.org - The Tel Aviv-based Milk & Honey Distillery (M&H) recently unveiled its first-ever malt whisky on World Whisky Day (May...

Opinion

Alan Dershowitz: Mueller’s Roving Commission to Investigate ‘Ev...

Special Counsel Robert Mueller was commissioned to investigate not only crime, but also the entire Russian “matter.”  That is an...

Israel

Arab Students Call for Intifada in Protest at Jerusalem’s Hebrew Universi...

JNS.org - Arab students called for a renewed intifada (violent uprising) and brandished photos of convicted terrorists in a protest held...

Middle East

Governor of Turkish Resort Region Invites Israeli Tourists to Return

JNS.org - A delegation of 15 Turkish dignitaries, including the governor of the Mediterranean resort region of Antalya, arrived in Israel on May 24 for a three-day visit to promote Israeli...

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